Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS46 KMFR 182333
CFWMFR

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
433 PM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

ORZ021-022-191400-
/O.CON.KMFR.SU.Y.0009.171020T0000Z-171021T0600Z/
SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON COAST-CURRY COUNTY COAST-
433 PM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THURSDAY TO
11 PM PDT FRIDAY...

* WAVES AND SURF...WEST SWELL OF 20 FEET WITH 17 SECOND PERIOD
  WILL RESULT IN BREAKERS 23 TO 26 FEET.

* TIMING...THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...WAVE RUNUP ON BEACHES WILL BE MUCH HIGHER THAN
  NORMAL. STAY OFF THE JETTIES. BAR CROSSINGS, JETTIES, AND THE
  SURF ZONE WILL BE ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS DUE TO STRONG CURRENTS
  AND BREAKING WAVE ACTION. USE EXTRA CAUTION ALONG THE COAST
  AND ALWAYS KEEP AN EYE TO THE SEA.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA, PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

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